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Paragliding in India

Remember dreaming of flying high like a free bird in the sky? Well, India is calling!

Best time: March–June | October–November


For years, paragliding in India was not a popular choice, even though its origin can be traced back to the 1940s. But now, this adventure sport is slowly becoming very common, and India is the right place to try it because of a tremendous increase in the number of paragliding sites.

Visit Bir Billing in Himachal Pradesh for the best paragliding in India or maybe your entire life. The best conditions for paragliding in this area are from March through June.

Don't miss beautiful sunsets and sunrises in Kunjapuri (Uttarakhand). While paragliding here you find amazing views of many peaks as you rise up in the sky.

Enjoy breathtaking views of the Himalayan Mountains from Himalayan Alpine meadow Bedni Bugyal in Uttarakhand. It is perfect for high flyers.

Join the Yelagiri paragliding club in Tamil Nadu. It provides professional instructors and equipment. Besides, this club also hosts an international paragliding festival in September.

If you are searching for a good adrenaline rush, you should try paragliding at Arambol Beach in Goa. It is among the favourite spots for professional gliders all over the world. If you are a newbie in flying, don't worry, paragliding in tandem with a professional is always possible.

Rajasthan also has many marvellous paragliding runways and strips. So it would be a brilliant idea to start your flight from a picturesque spot in Aravalli Hills.

And how about paragliding in Mumbai and Pune? Try Kamshet and enjoy a paraglider's paradise. The juiciness of the villages of Kamshet from a bird's eye view is an unforgettable experience!

So if you are ready for paragliding in India, avoid the monsoon season. A period from October to November and from March to June will be the best choice.

Practical info

Which places are ideal for paragliding in India?

Adventure enthusiasts can enjoy paragliding in various locations across India. Bir Billing and Kamshet are popular choices among tourists. Other beautiful locations include Kunjapuri, Bedni Bugyal, and Arambol Beach. Show more

During which months is paragliding in Bir Billing, Himachal Pradesh most favorable?

The most favorable time to paraglide in Bir Billing, Himachal Pradesh is during March to June and October to November. These months typically have minimal rainfall and provide clear skies and favorable wind conditions. Additionally, people can enjoy diverse launch sites throughout the year. Show more

Is it possible for beginners to paraglide in Goa?

Absolutely! Professional instructors and tandem flights with certified professionals are available to beginners at Arambol Beach in Goa. Instructors provide a short-term course plan that equips beginners with the basic information and skills required to paraglide safely and enjoyably. Arambol Beach is one of the top choices for both beginners and experienced paragliders. Show more

What other activities can Kamshet visitors do besides paragliding?

Kamshet is a popular tourist destination and offers visitors a range of adventure opportunities. Besides paragliding, tourists can engage in activities such as camping, rock climbing, trekking, and swimming. Adventure companies like Mustang Safari can help visitors explore Kamshet's breathtaking surroundings through attractive adventure packages. Show more

What safety measures should one observe while paragliding in India?

Safety is a vital consideration for anyone who wants to paraglide in India. One crucial safety measure is to ensure that paragliding service providers use certified equipment, and staff are insured. Avoid flying during gusty or stormy weather conditions, follow instructions from flight professionals and verify all equipment before takeoff to prevent any danger.  Show more

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